Table 1 Demographic characteristics of women in the study

From: Challenges and opportunities associated with cervical cancer screening programs in a low income, high HIV prevalence context

Demographic Characteristics %
Mean Age 42.6
Marital Status
Single 34.9
Married 44.6
Other 20.5
Education
None 3.2
Primary 11
Secondary 52.8
Tertiary 33
Employment
None 40.6
Self Employed 49.8
Government 9.6
Income
None 42.8
 < 50,000 CFA 38.4
 > 50,000CFA 18.8
Mean age at sex debut 17.2
Lifetime sex partners
1 8.7
2–4 46
5–6 21
7–9 8.9
10 or more 11.7
Don't Know 3.7
Current oral contraceptive use 33.9